(ಠ_ಠ)┌∩┐is an experimental digital performance project that utilizes an array of fake accounts to both provoke and deescalate various kinds of dialog on social media platforms such as Instagram and YouTube ("trolling"), as well as interact with customer service channels and one-way-ticket elements like open complaint forms. Account bios are crafted per intended personality and photos generated through artificial intelligence.
This project addresses a number of issues I'm interested in:
(ಠ_ಠ)┌∩┐ is an entirely anonymous experiment without traditional documentation. It stays where it lands, in the digital wild. You are not the viewer unless you happen upon it.